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April 22
2012
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Fluoride Facts:

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Fluoridation Opposition is Scientific, Respectable & Growing

[justify] New York – April 2012 — More than 4,038 professionals (including 331 dentists and 518 MD’s) urge that fluoridation be stopped citing scientific evidence that ingesting fluoride is ineffective at reducing tooth decay and has serious health risks. See statement: http://www.fluoridealert.org/professionals-statement.aspx

[justify] Eleven US EPA unions representing over 7000 environmental and public health professionals are calling for a moratorium on fluoridation. (b)

[justify] The Centers for Disease Control reports that 60% of 12-15 year-olds are afflicted with fluoride overdose symptoms– dental fluorosis, white spotted, yellow, brown and/or pitted teeth. Yet, tooth decay crises are occurring in all fluoridated cities, states and countries. See: http://www.FluorideNews.blogspot.com
[/justify] [justify] Emergency room are flooded with people in dental pain, costing taxpayers millions of dollars, because 80% of dentists refuse Medicaid patients, 130 million Americans don’t have dental insurance. Many of those that do can’t afford dentistry’s high out-of-pocket costs. No American is or ever was fluoride-deficient. Too many are dentist-deficient.[/justify]

[justify] The CDC reports that 225 less communities adjusted for fluoride between 2006 and 2008. About 100 US and Canadian communities rejected fluoridation since 2008.[/justify]

[justify] In Nebraska, 53 out of 66 towns voted not to fluoridate in 2008 and 2010, reports the PEW Foundation.[/justify]

[justify] Tennessee, once 99% fluoridated, is now down in the low 90’s, according to the American Dental Association News.[/justify]

[justify] In 2011 the following US cities stopped fluoridation: Holmen, Grantsburg and Harmony Grove Water District (Lodi), Wisconsin; Welsh, Louisiana; Mechanicsville, Iowa; Hartland, Marcellus and Mt. Clemens, MI; Fairbanks and Palmer, Alaska; Spring Hill, Lawrenceburg & Hohenwald, TN; Philomath, OR; Pottstown, PA; College Station, and Lago Vista, Texas ; Spencer, Indiana; Naples, NY; Pinellas County and Tarpon, FL; Amesbury, MA and Yellow Springs, Ohio . In 2012:Myerstown, Pennsylvania; Bolivar, Missouri; Bourbon, Indiana.[/justify]

[justify] In Canada: Lake Shore, Ontario; Calgary, Slave Lake and Taber, Alberta; Flin Flon, Manitoba; Verchères, Québec;Lake Cowichan and Williams Lake, BC; Moncton and Dieppe, New Brunswick. In 2012: Amherstburg and Tecumseh, Ontario;Wynyard, Saskatchewan.[/justify]

[justify] In New Zealand: New Plymouth and Taumarunui.[/justify]

[justify] Many cities are considering stopping fluoridation including New York City[/justify]

[justify] New York State communities which have already stopped or rejected fluoridation include: Elba, Levittown, Canton, Corning,Johnstown, Oneida, Carle Place, Rockland County, Suffolk County, Western Nassau County, Albany, Beacon,Poughkeepsie, Riverhead, Central Bridge Water District, Homer, Ithaca, Rouses Point and Amsterdam[/justify]

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